Chad Gold Mining News Monitoring Militia-backed gold mining companies that have operated unregulated in Sudan's conflict zones are facing a battle with local residents angered by the environmental damage caused by chemicals used to extract the gold Borno State have been caught in a video subjecting inmates to inhuman treatments A stakeholder in the Nigeria Mining industry who deals in precious and semi precious stones such as diamond sapphire topaz aquamarine emerald and Amethyst has described mining business in Nigeria as highly lucrative The stakeholder who is the Managing Director of

Special Analysis Ahmad Salkida the Linkman and the Voice

Jan 06 2019In many forums it has been stated that guns and tanks are not the only weapons of war that propaganda is as well a weapon of war According to credible information Ahmad Salkida the former reporter with Daily Trust can as well be said to be the "linkman and the voice of Boko Haram in

Jan 15 2020Pottery salt making iron working gold mining soap making leather works weaving carving bronze casting tie and dyeing bead making boat building – technology social and economic importance 6 External Influences Contact with North Africa trans-Saharan trade Islam(Borno and Hausaland) and impact

Nov 09 2016Gunmen kill 36 miners Another Nigerian soldier was yesterday killed three others wounded with no fewer than 13 Boko Haram terrorists decimated when the insurgents attacked the troops' location in Northern Borno town of Kangarwa The fighting which lasted for hours was said to have been so intense that the Army had to request air []

Avesoro have hit a major gold mining achievement in Liberia and Burkina Faso Avesoro Resources Inc a West African-focused gold producer have in Quarter 1 of this year achieve a landmark production at its New Liberty gold mine in Liberia and its Youga and Balogo gold mines in Burkina Faso

WHO Raises Awareness Over The Hazards Of Mining Activities About 850 690 people in Nigeria are at risk of mercury poisoning the World Health Organisation (WHO) has revealed According to a statement from the organization at least 12 states particularly Niger Osun and Zamfara are affected by artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) which is also their key source of income generation

Who profits from gold mining in Niger?

With current gold prices at around US$35 million per ton artisanal mining is an important economic activity but taxes aren't being levied and so gold mining makes little contribution to the development of Niger while huge profits are being made by mine owners and more so buyers further down the supply chain Disastrous impact

Aware that Nigeria has about 21 40 tons of gold deposits and therefore there is the need for many large scale gold mining companies gold mining policies state of the art geological survey including map production and maintenance of up to date geological records health and safety inspections and maintenance records legal records of licences

Dec 03 2017L-R Minister of State for Mines and Steel Development Hon Abubakar Bawa Bwari Eng Adamu Muhd Kebbi State Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu and Minister of Mines and Steel Development Dr Kayode Fayemi during a visit to Iss – Hass Nig Ltd's gold mining site in Garin Auwal Fakai Kebbi State on Friday

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Oct 03 2019Have you been looking for an update on the BOSU Post UTME and BOSU Admission List then this is for you We wish to inform all the candidates that picked the Borno State University (BOSU) Maiduguri as their institution of the first choice during the 2019/2020 admission exercise that they can now check their admission status

Gold lead and death in Nigeria An unprecedented lead poisoning epidemic in Zamfara Nigeria is the result of artisanal gold mining operations where families participate in the gold processing Credit Courtesy of TerraGraphics Environmental Engineering Inc

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Feb 16 2019Militants kill 'at least 30' in Nigeria's troubled Borno 5 Cameroon polls marred by violence boycott Formal unemployment is estimated at over 90 percent and artisanal gold mining mostly in mines long abandoned by big corporates is widespread providing a source of income for many


Nigeria also has a wide array of underexploited mineral resources which include natural gas coal bauxite tantalite gold tin iron ore limestone niobium lead and zinc Despite huge deposits of these natural resources the mining industry in Nigeria is still in its infancy Manufacturing and technology

Yesterday at the Mining Indaba conference held in Cape Town the Nigerian Minister for Mines and Steel Development Olamilekan Adegbite said he had set a target for the mining sector to contribute 3 0% of the nation's GDP by 2025 as part of the efforts to contribute to

Zamfara State is mainly populated by Hausa and Fulani people with some members of Gwari Kamuku Kambari Dukawa Bussawa and Zabarma ethnic communities Others include the Igbo Yoruba Kanuri Nupe and Tiv The state capital is an important commercial center with a heterogeneous population of people from all over Nigeria

Nov 20 2015Are you an investor searching for a profitable solid minerals mining business in Nigeria in the area of mining of solid minerals? If yes then continue reading because in this article you will discover the full list of solid mineral resources in Nigeria and their specific location

Gold mining in Zamfara state has became a source of income not only to some persons in the state but thousands of people from neighbouring states like Sokoto Kebbi Katsina and Kaduna However findings reveal that gold mining activities kicked-started properly in the

As 23 dead dozens wounded in Gold rush*** A male suicide bomber has killed seven worshipers during morning prayer in a Mosque on Monday in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno Malam Ali Kolo the Head of Vigilance Group in the area disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Kolo said seven other []

Illegal mining has plagued South Africa's mining sector for decades and extends from small time pilfering to global organized crime networks The crime costs the industry and government an estimated 20 billion rand (1 5 billion dollars) a year in lost sales taxes and royalties the Chamber of Mines an industry body says

Gold Mining in Africa Maximizing Economic Returns for Countries Ousman Gajigo Emelly Mutambatsere Guirane Ndiaye Ousman Gajigo is an Economist AfDB (o gajigoafdb) Emelly Mutambatsere is a Principal Research Economist AfDB (e mutambatsereafdb) and Guirane Ndiaye is a Research Economist

Igbo Teacher of Borno Falana Praises Zulum's Detribalized Gesture State call on Tuesday in Abuja at the opening of the 2nd International Conference on Lead Poisoning Associated with Artisanal Gold Mining in Nigeria He explained that the mining city would be a comprehensive solution that will include a processing center on site

Jan 17 2019Artisanal gold mining conducted with rudimentary tools is a key source of income in both Mali and Guinea but poses numerous safety risks including frequent mine collapses "There are five dead on the Guinean side and 12 dead on the Malian side " said Cheick Diallo prefect of the town of Mandiana in eastern Guinea